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March 15, 2022

Taylors, SC – Landrum Cyclist Dies After Crash at SC-414 & Bates Rd

Taylors, SC (March 15, 2022) – An 81-year-old Landrum man has died due to injuries sustained in a bicycle crash last week in the Taylors area on Friday afternoon, March 11. The crash occurred at the intersection of SC-414 and N. Bates Road at around 2:30 p.m. 

The cyclist was headed south when they attempted to enter the highway. He was hit by an oncoming 2015 Jeep SUV. The injured party was transported to Prisma Greenville Memorial Hospital in critical condition. He was later pronounced on Monday evening, March 14. 

The identity of the deceased party has not been released at this time. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the fatal crash is underway. 

We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Deadly Bicycle Accidents in South Carolina

Taylors, SC - Landrum Cyclist Dies After Crash at SC-414 & Bates Rd

Every day, cyclists are injured or killed in collisions across South Carolina, and despite a decrease in the overall rate of collisions, bicycle fatalities have been rising across the country. Not only are cyclists more likely to suffer serious injuries, but most drivers fail to look out for cyclists on the road, resulting in fatal bicycle collisions across South Carolina. There were 14 bicycle fatalities in the state in 2010.

It’s devastating to lose a loved one, and those closest to the victim are almost always affected. Families often suffer significant financial losses as a result of wrongful death cases, both now and in the future, necessitating the assistance of a Taylors car accident lawyer. Unfortunately, many families are unaware that if a family member dies, they may be entitled to compensation. The deceased’s losses include medical bills, burial costs, and lost future earnings, to name a few. Families who have lost a loved one frequently do not know where to turn for assistance in obtaining the compensation to which they are entitled. 

Taylors Bicycle Crash Lawyers

An experienced Taylors personal injury lawyer can explain your rights and walk you through the process of filing a wrongful death lawsuit to get the compensation you deserve after a loved one has died. Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Lawyers is committed to protecting your legal rights and ensuring that you receive justice for your deceased loved one while holding the responsible party accountable, and we will work tirelessly to get you the best possible settlement for your claim.

Call a Taylors wrongful death lawyer today at 800-421-0174 to speak with a compassionate attorney about your case if you have lost a loved one in a fatal accident.

Note: Our writers used secondary sources when creating this accident news post. We have not independently verified all of the facts surrounding this accident, therefore, if there is any information that is incorrect, contact Monge & Associates immediately. We will correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available.  We will remove a post if requested. 

Disclaimer: This post is not a solicitation for business. None of the information in this post is intended to be medical or legal advice. The photo used in this post was not taken at the accident scene described in this post.